Paper Packaging Pricing Analyst (Contractor)
Posted Dec 12, 2019 - Requisition No. 80224
Green Markets, a Bloomberg Company, offers an exciting opportunity for a Paper Packaging Pricing Analyst to join a growing market research team.
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Terminal. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength: leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively.
For over 40 years, Green Markets has improved the performance of companies across the nitrogen, phosphate, and potash value chains. By creating market transparency, Green Markets enables professionals to make more informed decisions and improve company performance.
Green Markets delivers over 300 chemical price assessments each week plus market reports that provide detailed insight on pricing trends. Along with weekly intelligence services, Green Markets offers proprietary fertilizer market research and analysis, custom data services, in-person events, and confidential advisory services. Green Markets data is also available through the Bloomberg Terminal via the Bloomberg Intelligence Agri-Chemicals dashboard (BI AGCH
What’s the role?
We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a strong network within the paper packaging industry to undertake market price discovery and developments. The role requires communicating with market participants on the buy and sell side, learning/knowing/uncovering market trends and developments, and synthesizing this information to develop proprietary pricing intelligence to be used across paper packaging markets by a variety of constituents.
You will be responsible for sourcing market sentiment information, reacting to feedback from clients and company stakeholders, and managing ad-hoc projects that are part of the overall product strategy. You will also play a central part in the marketing of any product launch.
We need you to have:
- 5+ years of experience in, and knowledge of, price discovery processes in paper packaging markets within key geographic regions for major product areas
- 3+ years of professional experience in buying or selling paper packaging products
- BS degree minimum
- Strong analytical and information gathering skills with the ability to develop conclusions on market pricing trends based on a proven methodology and defensible analysis
- Credible contacts in the paper packaging market and/or a strong understanding of the companies participating in this market
- Ability to work remotely
- Legal authorization to work full-time in the United States and will not require visa sponsorship
Does this sound like you?
Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.